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United Methodist Church of Kent
1435 E. Main St.
Kent, Ohio 44240

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 23806.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 18, 2013.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 54 stops. 38 registers. 46 ranks. 2824 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through information from Jeff Scofield. The organ is a rebuild of Casavant Opus 2234 (1954), itself a relocation of their Opus 1995 (1950). (James Cook. June 12, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. February 18, 2013)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary Interior and Chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Church Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Console. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-10-04
Pedals, Expression Shoes and Toe Studs. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-10-04
Left Stop Jamb. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-10-04
Right Stop Jamb. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-10-04
Couplers. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-11-08
Console Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-11-08
Transposer. Photograph by Nicholas Stackpole 2019-11-08
Console. Photograph by Nik Stackpole 2019-11-08

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Kent, Ohio
           The United Methodist Church of Kent
    
           Möller   Op. R-851   1974   4/46
    
           New pipework indicated by asterisk; all other pipework 
           comes from Casavant Op. 1995 (1950, Christ Lutheran 
           Church, Roanoke VA) and Casavant Op. 2234 (1954, 
           previous organ from the congregation's old location)
           __________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                          CHOIR
       16' Quintaten       68 *        8' Melodia          61
        8' Principal       68 *        8' Erzähler         61
        8' Metal Gedeckt   68 *        8' Erzähler Celeste 54
        4' Octave          68 *        4' Flute            61
        4' Spitzflöte      68 *        2' Gemshorn         61
        2' Waldflöte       61 *        8' Bombarde         61 *
       IV  Fourniture     244 *        8' Cromorne         61 *
        8' Bombarde        CH          4' Trichterregal    61 *
        8' Pedal Trumpet   68 a           Tremolo
           Tremolo                        Sub
           Sub                            Unison Off
           Unison Off                     Super
           Super
                                          ANTIPHONAL (prepared)
           SWELL                       8' Rohrflöte
        8' Rohrflöte       68          4' Spitzprincipal
        8' Salicional      68          2' Blockflöte
        8' Voix Celeste    68        III  Mixture
        4' Geigen          68             Unison Off
        4' Flauto Traverso 68             Chimes           CH
    2 2/3' Nazard          61         16' Rohrbass
        2' Octavin         61
    1 3/5' Tierce          61             PEDAL
      III  Scharf         183 *       32' Resultant        --
       16' Dulzian         68 *       16' Contrabasse      32
        8' Hautbois        68         16' Subbass          32
        8' Dulzian         12 *       16' Quintaton        GT
           Tremolo                    16' Gedeckt          12 CH
           Sub                    10 2/3' Quint             7
           Unison Off                  8' Principal        32
           Super                       8' Geigen           12
                                       8' Bourdon          32 b
           POSITIV (unenclosed)        8' Quintaton        GT
        8' Holzgedeckt     61          4' Octave           12
        4' Spitzprinzipal  61 *        4' Bourdon          12
        4' Koppelflöte     61         II  Rauschquinte     64 *
        2' Octava          61         II  Acuta            24 *
    1 1/3' Larigot         61         32' Grand Cornet     --
      III  Zimbel         183 *       16' Posaune          12 GT
           Tremolo                    16' Dulzian          SW
           Unison Off                  8' Trumpet          GT
                                       4' Clarion          GT
    
        a  present pipes 1-61, new pipes 62-68
        b  1-32 present pipes, 33-44 new pipes
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  April 22, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.